Sports & adventure guides
How-tos, guides & manuals for creating physical & adventurous opportunities outdoors.
Arranged, as much as possible, in chronological order, most recent first
Building Soccer Skills at Every Age: Encouraging Childhood Development Through Sport
'Soccer can be a valuable development tool to physically challenge kids & boost their social skills. Although kids can play soccer at almost any age, skill development should be unique to the team's age group. With this in mind, we've created a quick guide to effective and engaging exercises for various ages, from 3 to 18 years old. Our guide also includes additional resources for skill development. Adding our guide will help parents and coaches prepare kids to succeed with fun, age-appropriate activities.' SoccerStars (US)
Complete guide to tree climbing
Complete guide to adventure tree climbing using ropes and harnesses, including clothing & equipment, tips for beginners, different types of trees and their best uses, and tree-climbing safety tips. Lydiascapes, 28 October 2021
NI Physical Activity Guidelines
Benefits of physical activity, guidelines and recommendations for older people and children, suggestions & links.
Learning Away: free resources
‘Our practical resources, written by teachers and practitioners, are designed to help you make your residential a brilliant one.’ Topics: Lower cost models, Curriculum integration, Evaluation toolkit, Winter residentials, Planning tools, Co construction, Student leadership, Early Years and Key Stage 1, Special needs and Families.
The Ultimate Guide to Hiking with Kids
Quoting research into why kids need the outdoors, why hiking with kids is a great way to get outside, and tips for hiking - make it age appropriate, make it fun, what to bring, gear & clothes.
Back Road Ramblers (US), 24 June 2019